Community Leadership Council

The purpose of the Community Leadership Council (CLC) is to promote the mission of Good Shepherd Housing (GSH) by providing key leadership insight into opportunities for expansion and advancement within the community.

Members serve as an ambassador for the organization, building additional bridges into the community and fostering a greater sense of accountability to the community.

Dick Alderson – Retired, Director Strategic Programs — EMC Federal
Cheryl Ellsworth
– Chair Emeritus, GSH Board of Directors
Reverend Tom Ferguson – Pastor, Good Shepherd Catholic Church
Alyia Gaskins (Chair) – Assistant Director of Programs/Health, Center for Community Investment
Cathy Gillespie – Former Member, GSH Board of Directors; Co-Chair, Constituting America
Ann Harbour Director, Government Affairs and Local Engagement|Virginia, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
Edythe Kelleher – Executive Director, Southeast Fairfax Development Corporation
Katie Leonard – Founding Partner, Zero Model NOVA
David Levine – President/CEO, Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services
Laurie MacNamaraDirector of Strategic Partnerships, Technology Transformation Services, U.S. General Services Administration
Chris Martin – Senior Advisor, Public & Government Affairs, ExxonMobil Corporation; President Emeritus, GSH Board of Directors
Officer Monica Meeks – Community Relations Officer, Fairfax County Police Department
Tangy Millard – Principal, West Potomac High School
Rosemary Murray – President Emeritus, GSH Board of Directors
Kevin O’Neill – Community Volunteer
Adwoa Rey – Director of Finance, The Faith & Politics Institute
Dr. John Ring – Pediatric Cardiologist
Dan Rinzel – Attorney, Redmond, Peyton and Braswell, LLP
Tim Sargeant – Manager, State and Local Affairs, Dominion Resources Services, Inc.
Rev. Abraham Smith, Jr. – First A.M.E. Church of Alexandria
Lanita R. Thweatt – Member Mount Vernon District Appointee, Fairfax County Community Action Advisory Board
Peggy Fox – Northern Virginia Media and Community Relations Leader for Dominion Energy
Matt Dunne – Associate General Counsel, US Department of Defense
Derrick J. Robinson – Founder, PAX Consulting